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Welcome to WikiProject Trains on the English Wikipedia! We are a group of editors who aim to streamline and co-ordinate the expansion of train-related articles. If you would like to join the project, simply add your name to the list of participants. Please browse our resources at your leisure; we hope you find them useful.
Recent changes in rail transport-related articles (list)
General discussion relating to this project takes place on Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Trains; suggestions or comments are welcome there.
The project is concerned primarily with train and railroad/railway subjects, and considers any article relating to those topics to be within its scope.
By extension, the scope of the project includes—but is not limited to—the following:
Highlights of this project's output are listed on Portal:Trains
The current list of project participants is quite large and is located on the /Members page. You may add yourself to this list if you want.
Task forces are informal collaboration groups of WikiProject Trains members focusing on certain subtopics of rail transport. The current task forces—and their respective focus and remit—include:
|Task Force||Scope and focus|
|Article maintenance task force||Performing mundane tasks such as bypassing disambigs and monitoring the list of articles to write.|
|Assessment request backlog elimination drive||To assess articles which are requested.|
|By country series task force||Articles in the Rail transport by country and History of rail transport by country series.|
|Categories task force||Standardize the categories under Category:Rail transport into a comprehensive system of categories.|
|Images task force||Create and locate suitable images for use on rail transport articles and replace fair use images with free images where available and appropriate.|
|Locomotives task force||Articles about locomotives throughout history, worldwide.|
|Maps task force||Create and maintain standardized maps of railroad routes for rail transport articles.|
|Operations task force||Articles about rail transport operations with particular attention to organization and inter-system generalization.|
|Passenger trains task force||Articles about passenger trains and passenger train equipment.|
|Portal task force||Maintenance and content updates of Portal:Trains.|
|Rail transport modelling task force||Articles related to rail transport modelling.|
|Timelines task force||Articles in Category:Rail transport timelines and the "Selected anniversaries" and "Trains news" sections of Portal:Trains|
The coordination of the project is undertaken in accordance with Wikipedia:WikiProject Trains/Strategy.
|Rail transport articles by quality and importance|
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The following is a listing of articles (and other types of content) within the scope of the project that have been noted and recognized for their outstanding quality. Project members may peruse these at their leisure: they all serve as excellent examples of different writing and organizational styles that one may wish to emulate.
|This is a list of recognized content, updated weekly by JL-Bot (talk · contribs). There is no need to edit the list yourself. If an article is missing from the list, make sure it is tagged (e.g. ((WikiProject Trains))) or categorized correctly. See WP:RECOG for configuration options.|